Frequently Asked Questions
- How do I register for the online course?
- When will I receive my certificate of completion?
- How much does the online course cost?
- How long will the online course take to complete?
- How can I pay for the online course?
- Are there any special computer requirements for the online course?
- Can I take the entire online course from home?
- I am already enrolled. How do I get back into the program?
How do I register for the online course?
Registering for the online course is very quick and easy. The registration form will ask for basic, state required information. Once you have provided all required information, you will be able to create your username and password. Click Here to begin the registration process and you'll be ready to start the course in just a few minutes.
When will I receive my certificate of completion?
Upon completion, we take care of submitting your certificate of completion directly to the New York State DMV. In addition, we send you a physical copy of your certificate. This physical copy is sent via standard USPS mail and should arrive within 1-2 weeks. We also, offer multiple rush processing options for your convenience, including:
- Same Day Processing
- FedEx 3 Day Express Saver
- FedEx Priority Overnight
- FedEx Ground
- FedEx 2nd Day Air
- FedEx Saturday Overnight
If you need your certificate in a hurry, select one of these rush shipping options when registering for the course.
How much does the online course cost?
Our online course includes everything you need to remove up to four points from your New York State DMV driving record and receive a 10% insurance reduction for the next 3 years. Visit our Homepage to view our everyday low price, which includes all of the following:
- All reading and study materials
- Easy, open-book quizzes
- The ability to log on and off— the course automatically saves your progress
- FREE submission of your completion to the New York DMV
- FREE physical copy of your certificate mail via USPS
- Live customer support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
How long will the online course take to complete?
The New York State DMV requires that the course be timed to take at least 320 minutes. One of the benefits of our course is that you can work through this time at your own pace. You are able to log on and off as you please and the course will save your progress. This means that you can do the entire course at once or space it out over a few days if you prefer.
How can I pay for the online course?
You can pay for the course in a couple different, convenient ways. The most common method of payment is via credit or debit card. We accept all major companies, including Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. The site is encrypted for your protection, so you can rest assured that all transactions are completely secure. You are also welcome to send us a check or money order. If you choose to pay this way, please be advised that you will not be able to complete the course until we receive payment, so please plan accordingly. Please make any checks or money orders payable to:
New York Defensive Driving
511 Avenue of The America's #350G
New York, NY 10011
Are there any special computer requirements for the online course?
If you are on our site and can read this text, you have everything you need to access our course. All that you need is a computer with internet access and you are set. There are no special programs or downloads required for our course. You can even use a friend or family member's computer to work on the course!
Can I take the entire online course from home?
Absolutely! Every section in our course can be accessed and completed from the comfort of your own home. That is one of the biggest benefits of taking your New York Defensive Driving course online!
I am already enrolled. How do I get back into the program?
Once you are enrolled in the course, make your way to our homepage and log in using your username and password. The course will bring you right back to where you left off.